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Aug 21- Deutsche Bank has sold its North American natural gas trading book to Morgan Stanley, a source familiar with the deal said on Thursday. Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley declined to comment. Last month, Morgan Stanley bought Deutsche Bank's bulk commodities trading book in coal, iron ore and freight forward contracts.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on some of the creative ways drillers are cutting down on the controversial practice of burning off excess gas produced in the Bakken.
Drillers in North Dakota only capture about 68 percent of the gas they find and burn off the rest, resulting in flaring. Now the rush is on to find ways to meet new regulations to curb the flaring, reports CNBC's Morgan Brennan.
LAUNCESTON, Australia, Aug 21- China's natural gas dilemma was neatly illustrated by two recent announcements, the first a price increase and the second the closing of two gas-processing plants.
As booming shale pushes U.S. oil production to near 9 million barrels per day, some say U.S. strategic interests are being realigned.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The U.S. is awash in oil, even though geopolitical volatility is the rule of the day.
Ukraine is running low on coal because of violence in the country, according to two firms with energy operations there.
Don't start your trading day without finding out what CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching ahead of the opening bell.
Discussing the natural gas and energy outlook for the U.S., and the potential for export facilities, with Atlas Energy CEO Ed Cohen.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
Discussing the shale revolution in the U.S. and where oil prices are going, with former Gulf Oil CEO Joe Petrowski.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports how crude oil and gold are reacting to headlines out of Russia and Ukraine.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports the latest action in the commodity market as geopolitical tensions subside.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports natural gas inventories increased less than expected to 78 billion cubic feet.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Energy prices were volatile on the day, after a build of 1.4 million barrels in crude. Traders expect prices to continue to decline. Gold was up slightly on the day.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports latest crude oil inventories data.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude moved lower, in spite of unrest in the Middle East. An IEA report said there was more supply for oil than demand.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Iraq tensions rise, but traders stay calm. And gold stays over $1,300.
With chaos increasing in the Middle East, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports oil giants like Chevron and Exxon Mobil are cutting staff in the Middle East and demand for oil is waning.
Kinder's $44 billion deal isn't part of a trend, but the basic story behind infrastructure as a play on energy is very much intact.